The Inquisition in Hollywood examines the suppression of radical political activity in the film industry from the days of the Great Depression through the tumultuous House UnAmerican Activities Committee era to the waning days of the infamous blacklist. Although this thirtyyear period of American history is marked by widespread targeting of leftists in all areas of life, those in the film industry predominately screenwriters were considered to be in positions of great potential indoctrinating... Topics: bub_upload, Motion picture industry, Blacklisting of entertainers, Communism Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=HvC3WaGZF3UC&hl=&source=gbs_api
Description: Blacklisted Hollywood filmmaker Abraham Polonsky discusses the making of his film "Force of Evil" and the Hollywood blacklist.Collection Guide: Pacific Film Archive Audio Recordings CollectionAccession Numbers: 4000-01-2419Rights: Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights,... Topics: californialightandsound, Motion picture producers and directors--California--Los Angeles, Motion... Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
byKenny, Robert Walker, 1901- interviewee; Nunis, Doyce Blackman, interviewer; University of California, Los Angeles. Oral History Program
Transcript of a nine-hour interview completed under the auspices of the UCLA Oral History Program Topics: Kenny, Robert Walker, 1901-, Democratic Party (Calif.), United States. Congress. House. Committee...
Description: Blacklisted filmmakers Abraham Polonsky and Alvah Bessie discuss Hollywood during the Cold War, the Hollywood Ten, and anti-communism with writer Nora Sayre and scholar Michael Rogin after a screening of the Cold War-era film "My Son John."Collection Guide: Pacific Film Archive Audio Recordings CollectionAccession Number: 4000-01-574 and 4000-01-575Rights: Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its... Topics: californialightandsound, Polonsky, Abraham, Sayre, Nora, Bessie, Alvah, Rogin, Michael, Hayes,... Source: 2 Tapes of 2: 1/8 inch audio cassette